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SUPERYACHT OWNERS’ SUMMIT 3 – 4 June 2015

SUPERYACHT OWNERS’ SUMMIT 3 - 4 June 2015

3 – 4 June 2015 Porto Montenegro confirmed as host venue Situated in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Bay of Kotor, Porto Montenegro has been changing the way the industry looks at destination marinas since it opened its doors in 2009. To this end, it has now announced its position as partner of prestigious The Superyacht Owners’ Summit ...

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DUBAI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW 3 – 7 March 2015

DUBAI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW 2015

 Dubai International Boat Show expands its features to capture growing regional marine market This year’s Dubai International Boat Show will see its features list multiply to meet the growing regional marine market. The 23rd running will be marked by international and regional premieres but, more importantly, new show features dedicated to sailing, fishing, and water sports. The show’s Superyacht experience, ...

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St. Maarten Heineken Regatta 35th March 5 – 8, 2015

St. Maarten Heineken Regatta 35th

This year’s 35th edition of the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta is nothing less than an island-wide effort. Besides the sponsors, countless volunteers and the numerous local organizations that offer their excellent services, the Regatta Organizers would like to say special thanks to the hotels which are so generous to donate complimentary hotel rooms for the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta. The ...

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Passing the Horn Barcelona World Race

Passing the Horn Barcelona World Race

Barcelona World Race – The climb back up the Atlantic is long and can be brutally hard, but usually every mile feels like it is taking you closer to the race finish. Race leaders Cheminées Poujoulat might be forgiven for feeling that supposition does not fit with their moods today as they are now slanted more east than north, each ...

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Salty Dawg Rally™ Spring schedule 2015

Salty Dawg Rally™ Spring schedule 2015

The Salty Dawg Rally (SDR), a cruising rally that has quickly grown to be the most popular one of its kind on the U.S. East Coast, announces the Spring 2015 rally plans, when members of the SDR once again sail out of their ‘Winter headquarters’ in the Caribbean and head home for the warmer months of the year. On-Line registration ...

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London Dinghy Show Winner of hugely popular Safety Boat

London Dinghy Show Winner of hugely popular Safety Boat

Winner of hugely popular Safety Boat competition announced at the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show Saturday 28 February at the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show, Les McKee from Swiss Cottage was chosen as winner of the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show / Suzuki Marine Safety Boat competition. Picked from amongst a whopping 4500 entries, Les who is a member of the Greenwich Yacht ...

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SSV Tabor Boy Sail Training

S.S.V. Tabor Boy

S.S.V. Tabor Boy Part sail training vessel, part classroom, and part lab, the Tabor Boy is a unique educational asset of Tabor Academy. The Tabor Boy is a ninety-two foot, gaff-rigged, two-masted schooner that has been a part of the school since 1954. She is one of two Coast Guard inspected vessels in her class that operate in the Northeast United States. Where ...

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RORC Caribbean 600 – 2015

RORC Caribbean 600 - Hap Fauth's American JV72

2015 RORC Caribbean 600 – Hap Fauth’s American JV72, Bella Mente has been declared the overall winner. Whilst several yachts are still racing, by the morning of Friday 27th February none of the remaining teams had the ability to better Bella Mente’s corrected time under IRC. It was third time lucky for Bella Mente as the Maxi 72 has finished ...

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Projekt Class C ÉTS Montreal

Projekt Class C ÉTS Montreal

Canadian students challenge for C-Class world cup The Rafale C-Class project aims to design and produce a C-Class catamaran in order to race in the next Little America’s cup, taking place on Lake Geneva Lake in September 2015 – the C-Class world cup. Composed of students from École de technologie supérieur (ETS) in Canada, the group is working hard in ...

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Costa Smeralda Yacht Club 2015 Calendar Presented

Costa Smeralda Yacht Club 2015 Calendar Presented

With the start of the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda’s sailing season just a few short days away, the Club’s busy 2015 calendar was presented to journalists and sponsors at a press conference in Milan’s Four Seasons hotel. An impressive list of regattas scheduled to take place from March to November is set to have owners, yachtsmen and some of the world’s ...

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